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Update from the SCDA National Library

The Library will once again welcome visitors,  by appointment only from

Tuesday May 4th 2021.

Visitors must comply with Summerhall rules and wear a mask while on the premises.

To make a booking please email library@scda.org.uk

     The postal service has resumed

PLEASE NOTE due to restrictions this may take longer than normal

The Library files, lists etc. Are being updated

with the latest data from their database . See Library Page for more details


The Committee would like to thank all those who took the time to view the entries and provide feedback, we are now collating this and will be using the findings to direct future ideas and events

Festivals 2022

  • For Edinburgh district Please see 1-Act festival for more information
  • All other events please visit the whats on page


  • Geoffrey Whitworth Competition :- Postponed   For Information
  • Scottish Final :-  CANCELLED

  • British Final :- CANCELLED

Note :- all dates are subject to change due to covid restrictions

National News

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Monologue Competition - winners announced

After 108 entries across both competitions we are delighted to announce the winners of our National Monologue Competition. The judges of both competitions praised the high standard of entries but there can be only one winner...

The winner of the writing prize for the best original monologue is:
Jane Orr of The Byre Writers for her script Swansong

The winner of the performance competition is:
Liz McLardy of Dingwall Players for her performance of Perfect Pitch 

A huge congratulations to both of our winners and thanks to everyone that entered    

   helping make this competition a such a success.

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